[jcifs] Re: 3ed packet capture, from domain, new dfs root
Christopher R. Hertel
crh at ubiqx.mn.org
Wed Aug 17 17:44:00 GMT 2005
There is a Capabilities bit that indicates DFS capabilities:
CAP_DFS == 0x00001000
A smart client might see that bit and just ask for referrals. If the
share is on the server, would the referral just hand back the same path?
On Wed, Aug 17, 2005 at 12:50:33PM -0400, Michael B Allen wrote:
> Well I still can't seem to narrow down where the clients are getting
> their DFS mappings. I see referrals but it's not clear how they knew to
> query in the first place.
> I've asked about this on the samba-technical list. Maybe they can
> provide some insight. Your captures are good. They will be useful I
> think. Ultimately though I think it will be necessary to experiment on
> real DFS shares but I'm not sure when I'm going to have an opportunity
> to do that. I'll keep the list posted.
> > Hello once again Michael,
> > (Am I on your >/dev/null list yet? :-) ).
> > I've run one more capture that I think you may be interested in.
> > I created a new DFS root, hosted on dc. It maps to:
"Implementing CIFS - the Common Internet FileSystem" ISBN: 013047116X
Samba Team -- http://www.samba.org/ -)----- Christopher R. Hertel
jCIFS Team -- http://jcifs.samba.org/ -)----- ubiqx development, uninq.
ubiqx Team -- http://www.ubiqx.org/ -)----- crh at ubiqx.mn.org
OnLineBook -- http://ubiqx.org/cifs/ -)----- crh at ubiqx.org
More information about the jcifs